Non-sworn correctional deputies, as well as lateral and pre-service sworn deputies, are being sought to staff our five correctional facilities. Other communications and classified positions are also open.
Find out more about these career opportunities at the Riverside Sheriff's Department recruiting websites:
The “Blue Light” Ceremony was started by C.O.P.S. (Concerns of Police Survivors) as a national lighting ceremony to recognize peace officers who have lost their lives in the line of duty across the country.
The Riverside County Sheriff's Department will be holding a Job Fair on Saturday, December 13, at its Thermal Sheriff's Station to meet with job applicants. We have numerous positions available at our new East County Detention Center and we're looking for motivated applicants seeking careers in law enforcement and support positions.
The reserve deputy sheriff training program provides the same level of peace officer training as the regular academy training.
Riverside County Sheriff's Department
Riverside County is the 4th-largest of California's 58 counties in both population and sheer land mass. It has consistently been among the fastest growing counties in the country, serving across more than 7,200 square miles and policing 17 of the 28 cities in Riverside County.
The Riverside Sheriff's Department is the
2nd-largest Sheriff's Office in California, managing five correctional facilities, Coroner-Public Administrator duties, and providing court services.